As noted by the Guardian and other sources, German human rights consultant Peter Steudtner was detained at a human rights workshop on Monday with five others including Amnesty International's country director, Idil Eser, for allegedly aiding a terr
Jerusalem -" Last year, a top Israeli general's comments during the country's annual Holocaust Remembrance Day address sparked controversy when he likened the atmosphere in modern day Israel to 1930's Nazi Germany. Now, the outgoing IDF Deputy
Luke reported live this afternoon from Hamburg Germany where protests are occurring, over the 2017 G20 meeting. The G20 meeting is where the heads of nineteen different countries plus the European Union, supposedly get together to discuss "policy i
The writing has been on the wall for months, but German lawmakers have now passed a controversial law under which Facebook, Twitter, and other social media companies could face fines of up to €50 million ($57 million) for failing to remove hate spe
In the ever increasing global creep toward totalitarianism, some nations are stepping up punishments for their civilians caught using social media for free speech. Now Germany is in the headlines for raiding the homes of those who the government decl
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Helmut Kohl, a towering postwar figure who reunified Germany after 45 years of Cold War antagonism, propelled a deeply held vision of Europe's integration and earned plaudits from Moscow and Washington for his deft handling of the fall of the Berli
"Unacceptable" new anti-Russian sanctions approved by the US Senate violate international law, affect European companies and have a real aim of benefitting the US oil and gas sector, Berlin and Vienna said in an angry joint statement.
Diplomatic relations between NATO members Germany and Turkey hit rock bottom on Monday when Germany's foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel said his country has no choice but to begin the process of pulling its forces out of Turkey's Incirlik air force bas
Any individual, these days, with more than a couple of "little gray cells" to rub together (of course this automatically excludes most Hollywood types and all left wing media and politicians) frequently wonders why Europe in general and Germany i
While Angela Merkel is busy sowing the seeds of the next cold war between Germany and the Trump administration (and therefore the US, if only for the next three and a half years), a troubling flashpoint for Germany .....
A day after Trump stunned his fellow NATO leaders, shoving one of them out of the way for a photo-op and demanding that they "must do more" to offset defense costs which are mostly borne by the US, Trump lobbed another bomb at the European center-rig
German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters Thursday after arriving at the NATO summit in Brussels that she is going to "clearly indicate" in talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that Germany will leave the Incirlik airbase if German
Stop us if you've heard this story before. Insolvent Greece, having last week voted itself into even more austerity in hopes of unlocking some of the money promised it by Brussels so it can then use it to repay debt maturities owed to the ECB (wheth
In the latest non-paradigm news, Luke goes into one of the favorite tactics elitists to use in order to divide and conquer us- the False Flag attack. The term 'false flag' refers to covert activities designed to deceive people into thinking they
Cooling relations between Berlin and Ankara have spurred cross-party calls for German troops to leave the Incirlik air base. Incirlik has been the Bundeswehr's key base in its fight against the so-called "Islamic State."